IRVING – A Dunkirk man was charged with driving while intoxicated early Saturday after passing out at the wheel in the drive-through lane at a Tim Hortons at Routes 5 and 20.

Eladio Merced, 24, of Courtney Street, was arrested by Chautauqua County sheriff’s deputies after the 3:45 a.m. incident. He was remanded to the Chautauqua County Jail pending a future appearance in Hanover Town Court.